Gear Up: The top 14 ski accessories of 2017

Gear Up: The top 14 ski accessories of 2017

Ski accessories can play a key part in your time on the hill, whether they be headphones to jam out with, a face mask for when the weather is brutal or shades for warm spring days. To help you choose from the large selection on the market, we’ve brought together the best of the best, naming the top 14 ski accessories of 2017, below.

Mobot Big Bertha 40 oz


“Engineered for high performance activity and ideal for everyday use, this unique stainless steel water bottle is handcrafted to insulate your beverage and support your body weight as you roll out the kinks, even after a cheat day…” Click for full review.

Julbo Cortina


“Whether you’re trying to hold down the après scene or hot dog it down the hill, the Cortina sunglasses have you covered. This is a limited edition, classic throwback model inspired by a whole line of retro shades Julbo produced throughout the ‘80s…” Click for full review.

Arcade Happy Camper


“These pant elevators have elastane in ’em to allow a little stretch for comfort while remaining snug enough to keep your pants above your ass. Once you go stretch, you’ll never go back…” Click for full review.

Oakley Wind Jacket 2.0 with Prizm


“A big-lensed, snug-fitting pair of shades with a bit of retro flair, these puppies come with a removable strap and the lens is of the Oakley Prizm distinction, which means it produces unbelievably enhanced color and contrast…” Click for full review.

Yeti Hopper Flip 12


“This 3.2-gallon capacity cooler is leakproof, puncture-resistant and virtually indestructible in every other way imaginable—as Yeti has proved over the years with all of its products…” Click for full review.

K2 Power 10 Airfoil Carbon Poles


“Bright and functional, the K2 Power 10 Airfoil Carbon Poles feature a minimalist rip-cord-style strap (like, from a parachute), a carbon shaft and a variety of sizes ranging from 105 to 130 centimeters…” Click for full review.

Buff Merino Wool Buff


“Keep your face and neck protected with this simple yet functional piece of headwear from BUFF. It’s made of 100-percent merino wool, a soft, breathable and odor-resistant fabric that’s practical for all on-hill days…” Click for full review.

Slytech Backpro One Harlaut


“Appreciators of Ninja Turtles and great ski gear will find Henrik Harlaut’s pro model back protector to be a great fit both physically and metaphorically. It features Slytech One, a foam that hardens upon impact, and an adjustable Velcro belt…” Click for full review.

Line Pollard Carbon Poles


“They extend from 100 to 130 centimeters, they’re made of a lightweight, durable carbon-aluminum combo and they come with two different sized baskets—60 mm and 90 mm—since not every day is a pow day…” Click for full review.

Beyond Costal Active Sunscreen 34


“Avoid the pain and potential health risks of continuous sunburns and lather up with some ’screen that’s water-resistant, UV ray-resistant and moisturizing. Ingredients include aloe vera, shea butter and vitamins C and E…” Click for full review.

Outdoor Tech Chips In-Ear Helmet Bluetooth Headphones


“Ditch your earbuds and tune out with the Chips from Outdoor Tech. These things seamlessly slip into any helmet with an audio-enabled liner and they’re Bluetooth-enabled for cord-free listening…” Click for full review.

Rossignol Touring Pro Foldable Poles


“Much like an avalanche probe, these convenient touring poles are easily stowable via simple folding. They’re more than just the name suggests, though: The construction consists of durable and lightweight aluminum…” Click for full review.

Electric Stacker Sunglasses


“The Stacker has removable side masks to block out wind, snow, UV rays and dust in the alpine; anti-slip nose and temple grips; fog-reducing lens tech; and leash holes for draping them on your neck…” Click for full review.

Phunkshun Thermal Ballerclava


“A single layer top is breathable to regulate your head temperature while a thermal lower keeps you warm and toasty. It also boasts moisture-wicking, odor-controlling and sun-resistant (UPF 50+) properties…” Click for full review.


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